Austin Keen wins South Side Shoot Out

Pro Austin Keen of Tybee Island, Ga., slams a wave and takes first place in the pro division of the 2014 South Side Shoot Out. BY DAN COOK
June 5, 2014

Austin Keen was the big winner in the annual South Side Shoot Out skimboarding competition at the Indian River Inlet May 31-June 1.

The Tybee Island, Ga., resident wowed judges in the professional division final to take top honors. Taking second place was Teddy Vlasis, with Shawn Kenney, Sam Stinnett and Blair Conklin rounded out the top 5.

Other division winners include:

Mini men

1. Linley Hill

2. Eric Sheckells

3. Maddox Gipko


1. Blake Gipko

2. Aidan Stevenson

3. Eoin Lally

Junior girls

1. Sydney Pizza

2. Anneliese Hatfield

3. Sundene Lodge


1. Brice McInroy

2. Melanie Landry

3. Kate La Costa


1. Casey Ritzer

2. Carter Hill

3. Brendon Wick

Junior men

1. Max Wheeler

2. Patrick Monigle

3. Nick Baker


1. Sam McCoy

2. Dylan Dobson

3. Lucas McCoy


1. Alex Yokley

2. Kelsey Bloom

3. Sam Victor

Senior men

1. E.T. Baker

2. Tim Raimo

3. Kelly Sobol


1. Phil Covington

2. Matt Furey

3. Josh Olmstead


1. Greg Catts

2. Corey Mahoney

3. Joe Ward

Senior Grandmasters

1. Mark Mills

2. Brice Roughton

3. Bobby Burnette


1. Casey Ritzer

2. Sam McCoy

3. Max Wheeler

Women's pro

1. Brittany Osburn

2. Casey Kiernan

3. Libby Rendall